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  • Walking
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Download our ‘Geevor to Levant’ audio trail and explore the mining landscape around Geevor, before heading down to the sea and following the coast to Levant Mine. These two mines are amongst a group...
  • Educational
  • Walking
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Take the no. 14 from Truro to St Ives and alight at Hayle. Hayle’s proximity to the major copper and tin mines of Redruth and Camborne gave this area an important role. Cross the railway swing bridge...
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  • Nature
  • Walking
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Explore the Kennall Vale Gunpowder Works – one of the largest and most complete gunpowder works to be found anywhere in Britain. Park in the village of Ponsanooth; walk past the shop and up the steep...
  • Educational
  • Nature
  • Walking
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Walk around the stunning cliff-top engine house at Wheal Coates: pictured on hundreds of postcards, but must be seen for real. Visit the site of the old harbour at Trevaunance Cove, now in ruins,...
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  • Nature
  • Walking
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The Luxuylan Valley is breathtakingly beautiful, with steep granite boulder strewn slopes surrounding the River Par. You will see evidence of copper mining, which was booming in the St Austell area...
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Visit the Prince of Wales Shaft at Phoenix United Mine, built for the last big pumping engine made in Cornwall (1907). It’s an impressive and distinctive landmark with great views across the...